The familiar legendary tale of Midas, a Greek king who’s one wish was to have everything that he touched turn into gold, demonstrates how his own avarice became a curse when he did not have anything to eat or drink. … Continue reading Raising a glass to the dead.
In this blog post, I will be reflecting on this article. Firstly, in true newspaper sensational style, the headline uses the word “fury” and indicates that the burial ground is for those who follow the Muslim faith. It does explain … Continue reading Why Are the Living Furious About the Dead?
It doesn’t take much persuading to get me to visit a graveyard, so when I saw that a natural burial ground in Dorset was having an open weekend, the date was soon on my calendar! My visit to Higher Ground … Continue reading Natural Burial
I like to listen to audio books in my bath, and as I had plenty of time to relax this morning due to it being Bank Holiday Monday in England, I indulged in the pleasure of a scented bath bomb … Continue reading Audio Book Review – All the Ghosts in the Machine by Elaine Kasket
‘Funerals Your Way’ is a comprehensive guide to planning and guiding you through the often unfamiliar details of a funeral. Continue reading Funerals Your Way